Tanzania is a famous tourist attraction for its variety of wildlife, tranquil nature and rustic ambience. In addition, the place has several important African cities, and the people here are super hospitable. Tanzania has 17 national parks, which are some key attraction points of this country. Further, you can enjoy the wild beauty of Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa.

In this piece, you will know about some must-do things in some famous places in Tanzania. Keep reading to explore.

Top Things to Do in Tanzania

Tanzania is a place of diversity. You can see beautiful lakes, forests and mountains here. Besides, in Tanzania, you can also explore the beauty of sun-soaked beaches. Therefore, the top things you can do here are as follows,

  1. Hiking and Trekking

Tanzania has Mount Kilimanjaro, the loftiest mountain in Africa will provide you with some amazing hiking and trekking experiences. This snow top mountain has the famous Furtwängler glacier, another great attraction point for tourists. The route to the top of Mt Kilimanjaro has a variety of wildlife and adventurous appeal. Do not forget to prepare before reaching the summit as it will be chilling cold there.

Best Time to Visit: June to October and January to March. You can enjoy abundant snow if you visit in winter season.

  1. Safari Tour in Tanzania

You can experience some great African safari our in Tanzania. The famous places where you can go for a day or night safari are,

  • Serengeti national park
  • Tarangire national park
  • Arusha national park
  • Jozani forest
  • Saadani national park
  • Udzungwa mountains national park, and there are many more.

These national parks are famous for giving you the best experience exploring great African wildlife. You can enjoy the wild playing of some great carnivores like lions and cheetahs. In addition, the big herds of herbivores such as giraffes and buffaloes grazing on the fields will amaze you.

Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit national parks in Tanzania is in the dry season, July to October

  1. Visit the Blues of Zanzibar

Tanzania is a place of versatility. With a rough grass field and high mountain, you can also enjoy the entertaining beach view in Zanzibar. Here you can enjoy the horizon touching blues and the glowing sand. Whether you find a calm atmosphere to rest in or adventurous scuba diving, you can do anything here. In addition, the cities beside the beach are full of picturesque views of great Arabic architecture.

Best Time to Visit: You can visit Zanzibar beach from June to October and December to February.

  1. Watch Migration

If you are a wildlife lover, then visiting Tanzania is a must. In addition, it will be under your budget also. The wild beauty of the great savanna in Serengeti and the troop of wild animals such as zebra, gazelles, and elands will never fail to amaze you. In the southern part of Tanzania, you can explore the herd of animals playing on the bank of river Gumreti. Therefore, to watch the migration of wild animals, Tanzania can be a great option.

Best Time to Visit: Best time to go on a safari to watch the migrated animals in Tanzania is from April to July.

  1. Visiting Ngorongoro Crater

Ngorongoro crater, a very old volcanic caledra now transformed into a home to different animals and species. In addition, the place is listed as a UNESCO heritage site. The place is an attraction point for wildlife and nature lover. Here you can see some of the best qualities of giraffes in Africa.

Best Time to Visit: Rainy season, which is from April to May, is considered the best time to visit Ngorongoro Crater to see the lush beauty of nature.


Hope this guide on visiting Tanzania will help you to sort out some of the best places to visit. Additionally, you can also enjoy other sights and the tasty local cuisine here. So plan your next trip to Tanzania to explore the earthy essence of the world and the beauty of Africa.